True Lime Marinade

True Lime Marinade Recipe

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This is easy to put together and great on chicken, shrimp, beef, pork or fish. If you use it for pork or beef you can marinate the pork or beef for up to 12 hours. The original marinating time is 30 minutes for all other types of protein. Enjoy...


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10 Min


  • 12
    packets of true lime
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1/3 c
    olive oil or vegetable oil
  • 2 clove
    garlic, finely chopped or use microplane
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1/2 tsp
    cumin, i go light on this
  • 1/2 tsp
    chili powder, i go light on this too
  • 3 tsp
    sugar or to taste
  • 1/2 tsp
    each salt and pepper, i have omitted the salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    red pepper flakes - optional

How to Make True Lime Marinade


  1. Combine all of the ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Pour over your favorite meat(shrimp, chicken, pork or fish).
  3. Marinate for 1/2 hour or up to 12 hours for pork or beef.

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Course/Dish: Marinades

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